Conference & The 50th Anniversary
St. Louis Union Station
Thursday, April 3 -
Saturday, April 5
The American Association of Pastoral Counselors marked its fifty
years of service at the 2014 Conference and 50th Anniversary
Celebration titled, Cultivating Spiritually Integrated Care
and Counseling for the 21st
The feedback has been very positive with the majority of the
attendees stating it was the "BEST" conference they have
Click here to view some "conference reflections". Click here for
NYTS Student Comments.
The conference was built around three foundational themes:
theory, spiritual integration, and expanded
models of care.
A picture history was shown through the conference gatherings.
To view the entire presentation please see all three links Presentation 1 Presentation
Many of the workshop presenters are sharing materials from their
workshops. Click on the links indicated below to view
PowerPoint presentations, handouts or resource materials.
#101 - Bryan Hatcher - Integrated Behavioral
Health - Get on the Medical Home Bus
- Ronald David - Plenary - Theory
- Rita Brock - Plenary - Spiritual Integration - Forthcoming
- Gary Gunderson - Plenary - Expanded Models of Care -
Theory-focused workshops addressed the historic
focus of AAPC on psychotherapeutic theory:
Spiritual integration workshops further
developed the unique vantage point of pastoral counselors on
situations that call for care, attending to the religious and
spiritual dimensions of human experience and therapeutic
Expanded models of practice workshops served to
propel the practice of spiritually-integrated practitioners beyond
the counseling room and into a variety of future-oriented
opportunities that further the mission of AAPC and its members in
important new venues.